Elvis Costello and the Attractions
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Elvis Costello and the Attractions: Live at Hollywood High
19 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM

At the peak of their late '70s power, Elvis and the boys play an LA high school, a legendary concert recently uncorked in full 20-song glory. Pump it up.

Elvis Costello and the Attractions: This Year's Model
1 Apr 2008 // 5:01 PM

The latest expanded edition of Costello’s classic looks extremely enticing on paper. Unfortunately the two-disc set ends up re-hashing material in an uninspired fashion.


Girls, Girls, Girls, Etc.: Elvis Costello - "Night Rally" and "Radio Radio"
4 Sep 2012 // 2:00 AM

"Night Rally" is threatening and filled with devastating imagery, and "Radio Radio" -- while no less subversive in its subject matter -- is more upbeat, and most satisfyingly, contains a proper resolution.

Girls, Girls, Girls, Etc.: Elvis Costello - "Lipstick Vogue"
27 Aug 2012 // 1:00 AM

"Lipstick Vogue" builds off themes established previously on This Year's Model, but here the Attractions are simply unrestrained.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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